Papers of Michael C. Ferris

[Fer10]
M. C. Ferris. Coupled models for planning and operation of power systems on multiple scales. {Technical Report}, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, November 2010.
[LFM09]
Q. Li, M. C. Ferris, and T. S. Munson. Linear algebra enhancements to the PATH solver. {Technical Report}, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, 2009.
[GFM09]
A. D. A. Gunawardena, M. C. Ferris, and R. R. Meyer. A network approach for intensity modulated arc therapy. Technical report, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, 2009.
[HFO+10]
K. W. Hedman, M. C. Ferris, R. P. O'Neill, E. B. Fisher, and S. S. Oren. Co-optimization of generation unit commitment and transmission switching with n-1 reliability. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, page forthcoming, 2010.
[BFT09]
X. Ban, M. C. Ferris, and L. Tang. Risk neutral second best toll pricing. Technical Report RPI-WP-200902, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Internet Link: http://www.rpi.edu/~banx/publications/RNSBTP.pdf (Accessed: 01/02/2009), 2009.
[MF09]
O. L. Mangasarian and M. C. Ferris. Uniqueness of integer solution of linear equations. Technical report, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, 2009.
[FHO+08]
E. B. Fisher, K. W. Hedman, R. P. O'Neill, M. C. Ferris, and S. S. Oren. Optimal transmission switching in electrical networks for improved economic operations. In INFRADAY Conference, 2008.
[FDJM09]
M. C. Ferris, S. P. Dirkse, J.-H. Jagla, and A. Meeraus. An extended mathematical programming framework. Computers and Chemical Engineering, 33:1973-1982, 2009.
[BLFL09]
X. Ban, S. Lu, M. C. Ferris, and H. Liu. Risk-averse second best toll pricing. In Proceedings of the 18th International Symposium of Transportation and Traffic Theory (ISTTT 18), pages 197-218, 2009.
[FDJM08]
M. C. Ferris, S. P. Dirkse, J.-H. Jagla, and A. Meeraus. Extending modeling systems: Structure and solution. In M.~Ierapetriou, M.~Bassett, and S.~Pistikopoulos, editors, Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Foundations of Computer-Aided Process Operations (FOCAPO 2008), Cambridge, MA, 2008. Omni Press.
[FMS08]
M. C. Ferris, C. T. Maravelias, and A. Sundaramoorthy. Using grid computing to solve hard planning and scheduling problems. In Proceedings of 18th European Symposium on Computer-Aided Process Engineering (ESCAPE 18), Lyon, France, June 1-4 2008.
[DF07]
G. Deng and M. C. Ferris. WISOPT: A framework for simulation optimization. Manuscript, submitted for publication, Madison, Wisconsin, 2007.
[FMW07]
M. C. Ferris, O. L. Mangasarian, and S. J. Wright. Linear Programming with {MATLAB}. Number~7 in MPS-{SIAM} Series on Optimization. {SIAM}, Philadelphia, PA, 2007.
[FD08]
M. C. Ferris and G. Deng. Classification-based global search: An application to a simulation for breast cancer. In Proceedings of the {NSF} {CMMI} Engineering Research and Innovation Conference, 2008.
[FMS09]
M. C. Ferris, C. T. Maravelias, and A. Sundaramoorthy. Simultaneous batching and scheduling using dynamic decomposition on a grid. {INFORMS} Journal on Computing, 21(3):398-410, 2009.
[BFM09]
M. R. Bussieck, M. C. Ferris, and A. Meeraus. Grid enabled optimization with GAMS. {INFORMS} Journal on Computing, 21(3):349-362, 2009.
[FOF08]
E. Bartholomew Fisher, R. O'Neill, and M. C. Ferris. Optimal transmission switching. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 23:1346-1355, 2008.
[DF07]
G. Deng and M. C. Ferris. Extension of the DIRECT optimization algorithm for noisy functions. In B.~Biller, S.~Henderson, M.~Hsieh, and J.~Shortle, editors, Proceedings of the 2007 Winter Simulation Conference, page xxx, 2007.
[FBT+07]
M. C. Ferris, P. F. Brennan, L. Tang, J. Marquard, S. M. Robinson, and S. J. Wright. Creating operations research models to guide RHIO decision making. In American Medical Informatics Association 2007 Symposium Proceedings, 2007.
[PDC+08]
P. Prakash, G. Deng, M. C. Converse, J. G. Webster, D. M. Mahvi, and M. C. Ferris. Design optimization of a robust sleeve antenna for hepatic microwave ablation. Physics in Medicine and Biology, 53:1057-1069, 2008.
[DPC+07]
G. Deng, P. Prakash, M. C. Converse, J. G. Webster, and M. C. Ferris. A two-phase optimization framework for designing coaxial antennas for hepatic microwave ablation. Technical report, Computer Sciences Department, University of Wisconsin, 2007.
[DF09]
G. Deng and M. C. Ferris. Variable-number sample-path optimization. Mathematical Programming, 117:81-109, 2009.
[DF06]
G. Deng and M. C. Ferris. Adaptation of the UOBQYA algorithm for noisy functions. In L.~Felipe Perrone, B.~Lawson, J.~Liu, and F.~Wieland, editors, Proceedings of the 2006 Winter Simulation Conference, pages 312-319, 2006.
[BFL10]
X. Ban, M. C. Ferris, and H. X. Liu. Numerical studies on reformulation techniques for continuous network design with asymmetric user equilibrium. International Journal of Operations Research and Information Systems, page forthcoming, 2010.
[BLF06]
X. Ban, H. X. Liu, and M. C. Ferris. A link-node based complementarity model and its solution algorithm for asymmetric user equilibria with exact flow propagations. In Proceedings of the First International Conference on Dynamic Traffic Assignment. University of Leeds, UK, 2006.
[MF06]
A. Muetze and M. C. Ferris. Branch and bound based global optimization of permanent magnet machines - experiences with different problem formulations. Technical report, University of Wisconsin, 2006.
[WPOF06]
J. Wallace, A. Philpott, M. O'Sullivan, and M. Ferris. Optimal rig design using mathematical programming. In 2nd High Performance Yacht Design Conference, Auckland, 14-16 February, 2006, pages 185-192, 2006.
[DF07]
G. Deng and M. C. Ferris. Neuro-dynamic programming for fractionated radiotherapy planning. In C.~J.~S. Alves, P.~M. Pardalos, and L.~N. Vicente, editors, Optimization in Medicine, International Center for Mathematics, Springer Optimization and Its Applications, pages 47-70. Springer-Verlag, 2007.
[BLF06]
X. Ban, H. X. Liu, and M. C. Ferris. A link-node based complementarity model and its solution algorithm for asymmetric user equilibria. In Proceedings of the 85th Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting (CD-ROM), 2006.
[BLFR06]
X. Ban, H. X. Liu, M. C. Ferris, and B. Ran. A general MPCC model and its solution algorithm for continuous network design problem. Mathematical And Computer Modelling, 43:493-505, 2006.
[JFES05]
Z. Jiang, M. Ferris, M. Earl, and D. Shepard. Clinical implementation of automated planning for 3D-conformal therapy. Medical Physics, 32:2032, 2005.
[BLFR08]
X. Ban, H. X. Liu, M. C. Ferris, and B. Ran. A link-node complementarity model and solution algorithm for dynamic user equilibria with exact flow propogations. Transportation Research Part B, 42(9):823-842, 2008.
[BFR+06]
P. F. Brennan, M. C. Ferris, S. M. Robinson, S. J. Wright, and J. Marquard. Modeling participation in the NHII: Operations research approach. American Medical Informatics Association 2005 Symposium Proceedings, pages 76-80, 2006.
[VBF06]
K. Volrathongchia, P. F. Brennan, and M. C. Ferris. Predicting the likelihood of falls among the elderly using likelihood basis pursuit technique. American Medical Informatics Association 2005 Symposium Proceedings, pages 764-768, 2006.
[FDFK05]
M. C. Ferris, G. Deng, D. G. Fryback, and V. Kuruchittham. Breast cancer epidemiology: calibrating simulations via optimization. Oberwolfach Reports, 2:89-92, 2005.
[DF06]
J.-C. De Bremaecker and M. C. Ferris. The maximum energy input criterion (EIMax): a unified fracture criterion. Technical report, Rice University, Houston, Texas, 2006.
[FEJS06]
M. C. Ferris, R. Einarsson, Z. Jiang, and D. Shepard. Sampling issues for optimization in radiotherapy. Annals of Operations Research, 148:95-116, 2006.
[HRR+04]
X. Hu, D. Ralph, E. K. Ralph, P. Bardsley, and M. C. Ferris. Electricity generation with looped transmission networks: Bidding to an ISO. Research paper no.2004/16, Judge Institute of Management, Cambridge University, 2004.
[BLLF06]
X. Ban, H. X. Liu, J. Lu, and M. C. Ferris. A decomposition scheme for continuous network design problem with asymmetric user equilibrium. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 1964:185-192, 2006.
[FPRS04]
M. C. Ferris, J. S. Pang, D. Ralph, and S. Scholtes. Complementarity problems: 40 years on, foreword and issue editors. Mathematical Programming, 101(1), 2004.
[FZ04]
M. C. Ferris and Y. Zhang. Special issue on mathematical programming in biology and medicine, foreword and issue editors. Mathematical Programming, 101(2), 2004.
[FS04]
M. C. Ferris and M. V. Solodov. Special issue for the 70th birthday of Professor Olvi Mangasarian, foreword and issue editors. Optimization Methods and Software, 19(5), 2004.
[FVZ04]
M. C. Ferris, M. M. Voelker, and H. Zhang. Model building with likelihood basis pursuit. Optimization Methods and Software, 19:577-594, 2004.
[FJR04]
M. C. Ferris, K. Judd, and B. Rustem. Special issue on mathematical programming, foreword and issue editors. Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 28(7), 2004.
[DFL04]
J.-C. De Bremaecker, M. C. Ferris, and A. M. Linkov. Including gravity in the displacement discontinuity method when accounting for contact interaction. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 41:1043-1044, 2004.
[SJE+03]
D. M. Shepard, Z. Jiang, M. A. Earl, M. C. Ferris, J. Lim, and S. Naqvi. A toolbox for IMRT optimization. Medical Physics, 30:2320-2322, 2003.
[LFS04]
J.-H. Lim, M. C. Ferris, and D. M. Shepard. Optimization tools for radiation treatment planning in Matlab. In M.~L. Brandeau, F.~Sainfort, and W.~P. Pierskalla, editors, Operations Research and Health Care: A Handbook of Methods and Applications, pages 775-806. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston, 2004.
[LFW+07]
J.-H. Lim, M. C. Ferris, S. J. Wright, D. M. Shepard, and M. A. Earl. An optimization framework for conformal radiation treatment planning. INFORMS Journal on Computing, 19:366-380, 2007.
[FMD06]
M. C. Ferris, R. R. Meyer, and W. D'Souza. Radiation treatment planning: Mixed integer programming formulations and approaches. In G.~Appa, L.~Pitsoulis, and H.~P. Williams, editors, Handbook on Modelling for Discrete Optimization, pages 317-340. Springer-Verlag, New York, NY, 2006.
[SCD+03]
D. M. Shepard, L. S. Chin, S. J. DiBiase, S. A. Naqvi, J. Lim, and M. C. Ferris. Clinical implementation of an automated planning system for Gamma Knife radiosurgery. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics, 56:1488-1494, 2003.
[FWA07]
M. C. Ferris, A. J. Wathen, and P. Armand. Limited memory solution of bound constrained convex quadratic problems arising in video games. {RAIRO} Operations Research, 40:19-34, 2007.
[ZWL+04]
H. Zhang, G. Wahba, Y. Lin, M. Voelker, M. Ferris, R. Klein, and B. Klein. Variable selection and model building via likelihood basis pursuit. Journal of American Statistical Association, 99(467):659-672, 2004.
[FDM05]
M. C. Ferris, S. P. Dirkse, and A. Meeraus. Mathematical programs with equilibrium constraints: Automatic reformulation and solution via constrained optimization. In T.~J. Kehoe, T.~N. Srinivasan, and J.~Whalley, editors, Frontiers in Applied General Equilibrium Modeling, pages 67-93. Cambridge University Press, 2005.
[FV04]
M. C. Ferris and M. M. Voelker. Fractionation in radiation treatment planning. Mathematical Programming B, 102:387-413, 2004.
[AEFV02]
J. M. Almeida, D. L. Eager, M. C. Ferris, and M. K. Vernon. Provisioning content distribution networks for streaming media. In Proceeedings of 21st Annual Joint Conference of {IEEE} Computer and Communications Societies ({I}nfocom 2002), pages 1746-1756, New York, 2002.
[FLS03]
M. C. Ferris, J.-H. Lim, and D. M. Shepard. Optimization approaches for treatment planning on a Gamma Knife. {SIAM} Journal on Optimization, 13:921-937, 2003.
[ZWL+01]
H. Zhang, G. Wahba, Y. Lin, M. Voelker, M. Ferris, R. Klein, and B. Klein. Variable selection via basis pursuit for non-Gaussian data. In 2001 Proceedings of the American Statistical Association, Biometrics Section {[CDROM]}, Alexandria, VA, 2001. American Statistical Association.
[DF04]
J.-C. De Bremaecker and M. C. Ferris. Numerical models of shear fracture propogation. International Journal of Fracture, 21:2161-2178, 2004.
[FV02]
M. C. Ferris and M. M. Voelker. Slice models in GAMS. In P.~Chamoni, R.~Leisten, A.~Martin, J.~Minnemann, and H.~Stadtler, editors, Operations Research Proceedings 2001, pages 239-246. Springer-Verlag, 2002.
[FPS01]
M. C. Ferris, G. Pataki, and S. Schmieta. Solving the Seymour problem. Optima, 66:1-7, 2001.
[FR01]
M. C. Ferris and S. M. Robinson. Enhanced technology for hard optimization problems. In Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Intelligent Processing and Manufacturing of Materials (IPMM-2001), page J. A. Meech and S. M. Veiga and M. M. Veiga and S. R. LeClair and J. F. Maguire, Vancouver, British Columbia, 2001.
[SF01]
K. Sinapiromsaran and M. C. Ferris. Simulation optimization based on a heterogeneous computing environment. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Technology for the New Milennium (IConIT2001), pages 238-248, 2001.
[FLS03]
M. C. Ferris, J.-H. Lim, and D. M. Shepard. Radiosurgery treatment planning via nonlinear programming. Annals of Operations Research, 119:247-260, 2003.
[FV02]
M. C. Ferris and M. M. Voelker. Slice models in general purpose modeling systems: An application to DEA. Optimization Methods and Software, 17:1009-1032, 2002.
[FM04]
M. C. Ferris and T. S. Munson. Semismooth support vector machines. Mathematical Programming B, 101:185-204, 2004.
[DMTF01]
W. D. D'Souza, R. R. Meyer, B. R. Thomadsen, and M. C. Ferris. An iterative sequential mixed-integer approach to automated prostate brachytherapy treatment optimization. Physics in Medicine and Biology, 46:297-322, 2001.
[FMP01]
M.~C. Ferris, O.~L. Mangasarian, and J.~S. Pang, editors. Complementarity: Applications, Algorithms and Extensions, volume~50 of Applied Optimization, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, 2001. Kluwer Academic Publishers.
[FM03]
M. C. Ferris and T. S. Munson. Interior point methods for massive support vector machines. {SIAM} Journal on Optimization, 13:783-804, 2003.
[SFOM00]
D. M. Shepard, M. C. Ferris, R. Ove, and L. Ma. Inverse treatment planning for Gamma Knife radiosurgery. Medical Physics, 27:2748-2756, 2000.
[FMS00]
M. C. Ferris, T. S. Munson, and K. Sinapiromsaran. A practical approach to sample-path simulation optimization. In J.~A. Joines, R.~R. Barton, K.~Kang, and P.~A. Fishwick, editors, Proceedings of the 2000 Winter Simulation Conference, pages 795-804, Orlando, Florida, 2000. Omnipress.
[FS00]
M. C. Ferris and D. M. Shepard. Optimization of Gamma Knife radiosurgery. In D.-Z. Du, P.~Pardalos, and J.~Wang, editors, Discrete Mathematical Problems with Medical Applications, volume~55 of DIMACS Series in Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science, pages 27-44. American Mathematical Society, 2000.
[DF00]
J.-C. De Bremaecker and M. C. Ferris. A comparison of two algorithms for solving closed crack problems. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 66:601-605, 2000.
[CFL01]
Q. Chen, M. C. Ferris, and J. T. Linderoth. FATCOP 2.0: Advanced features in an opportunistic mixed integer programming solver. Annals of Operations Research, 103:17-32, 2001.
[FMR00]
M. C. Ferris, T. S. Munson, and D. Ralph. A homotopy method for mixed complementarity problems based on the PATH solver. In D.~F. Griffiths and G.~A. Watson, editors, Numerical Analysis 1999, Research Notes in Mathematics, pages 143-167, London, 2000. Chapman and Hall.
[MDFT03]
R. R. Meyer, W. D. D'Souza, M. C. Ferris, and B. R. Thomadsen. MIP models and BB strategies in brachytherapy treatment optimization. Journal of Global Optimization, 25:23-42, 2003.
[FM01]
M. C. Ferris and T. S. Munson. Preprocessing complementarity problems. In M.~C. Ferris, O.~L. Mangasarian, and J.~S. Pang, editors, Complementarity: Applications, Algorithms and Extensions, volume~50 of Applied Optimization, pages 143-164, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, 2001. Kluwer Academic Publishers.
[DMFT99]
W. D. D'Souza, R. R. Meyer, M. C. Ferris, and B. R. Thomadsen. Mixed integer programming models for prostate brachytherapy treatment optimization. Medical Physics, 26(6):1099, 1999.
[EFV99]
D. L. Eager, M. C. Ferris, and M. K. Vernon. Models for optimized regional caching in heterogeneous video-on-demand systems. Technical Report 1402, Computer Sciences Department, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, 1999.
[MFF+01]
T. S. Munson, F. Facchinei, M. C. Ferris, A. Fischer, and C. Kanzow. The semismooth algorithm for large scale complementarity problems. INFORMS Journal on Computing, 13:294-311, 2001.
[DFR00]
J.-C. De Bremaecker, M. C. Ferris, and D. Ralph. Compressional fractures considered as contact problems and mixed complementarity problems. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 66:287-303, 2000.
[CF01]
Q. Chen and M. C. Ferris. FATCOP: A fault tolerant Condor-PVM mixed integer program solver. {SIAM} Journal on Optimization, 11:1019-1036, 2001.
[FM00]
M. C. Ferris and R. R. Meyer. Models and solution for on-demand data delivery problems. In P.~M. Pardalos, editor, Approximation and Complexity in Numerical Optimization: Continuous and Discrete Problems, volume~42 of Nonconvex Optimization and its Applications, pages 175-188. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 2000.
[TLF99]
F. Tin-Loi and M. C. Ferris. Complementarity problems in engineering and mechanics: Models and solution. In C.~M. Wang, K.~H. Lee, and K.~K. Ang, editors, Computational Mechanics for the Next Millenium, volume~2 of Proceedings of APCOM '99, Fourth Asia-Pacific Conference on Computational Mechanics, pages 1029-1036. Elsevier Science Ltd, 1999.
[FTL01]
M. C. Ferris and F. Tin-Loi. Limit analysis of frictional block assemblies as a mathematical program with complementarity constraints. International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 43:209-224, 2001.
[FS00]
M. C. Ferris and K. Sinapiromsaran. Formulating and solving nonlinear programs as mixed complementarity problems. In V.~H. Nguyen, J.~J. Strodiot, and P.~Tossings, editors, Optimization, volume 481 of Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems. Springer-Verlag, 2000.
[FM99]
M. C. Ferris and T. S. Munson. Linear programming for emergency broadcast systems. {SIAG/OPT} Newsletter, 10:6-8, 1999.
[Fer98]
M. C. Ferris. MATLAB and GAMS: Interfacing optimization and visualization software. Mathematical Programming Technical Report 98-19, Computer Sciences Department, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, 1998.
[FK02]
M. C. Ferris and C. Kanzow. Complementarity and related problems: A survey. In P.~M. Pardalos and M.~G.~C. Resende, editors, Handbook of Applied Optimization, pages 514-530. Oxford University Press, New York, New York, 2002.
[FM99]
M. C. Ferris and T. S. Munson. Case studies in complementarity: Improving model formulation. In M.~Th\'{e}ra and R.~Tichatschke, editors, Ill-Posed Variational Problems and Regularization Techniques, number 477 in Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems, pages 79-98. Springer Verlag, Berlin, Germany, 1999.
[EFV00]
D. L. Eager, M. C. Ferris, and M. K. Vernon. Optimized caching in systems with heterogeneous client populations. Performance Evaluation, 42:163-185, 2000.
[FM00a]
M. C. Ferris and T. S. Munson. Modeling languages and Condor: Metacomputing for optimization. Mathematical Programming, 88:487-506, 2000.
[FM00b]
M. C. Ferris and T. S. Munson. Complementarity problems in GAMS and the PATH solver. Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 24:165-188, 2000.
[EFV99]
D. L. Eager, M. C. Ferris, and M. K. Vernon. Optimized regional caching for on-demand data delivery. In Multimedia Computing and Networking, Proceedings of {SPIE}, volume 3654, pages 301-316, Bellingham, Washington, 1999.
[SFOM99]
D. M. Shepard, M. C. Ferris, G. Olivera, and T. R. Mackie. Optimizing the delivery of radiation to cancer patients. {SIAM} Review, 41:721-744, 1999.
[FKM99]
M. C. Ferris, C. Kanzow, and T. S. Munson. Feasible descent algorithms for mixed complementarity problems. Mathematical Programming, 86:475-497, 1999.
[FTL99]
M. C. Ferris and F. Tin-Loi. On the solution of a minimum weight elastoplastic problem involving displacement and complementarity constraints. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 174:107-120, 1999.
[FFG99]
M. C. Ferris, R. Fourer, and D. M. Gay. Expressing complementarity problems and communicating them to solvers. {SIAM} Journal on Optimization, 9:991-1009, 1999.
[FTL98]
M. C. Ferris and F. Tin-Loi. Nonlinear programming approach for a class of inverse problems in elastoplasticity. Structural Engineering and Mechanics, 6:857-870, 1998.
[FM99]
M. C. Ferris and T. S. Munson. Interfaces to PATH 3.0: Design, implementation and usage. Computational Optimization and Applications, 12:207-227, 1999.
[DF99]
S. P. Dirkse and M. C. Ferris. Modeling and solution environments for MPEC: GAMS \& MATLAB. In M.~Fukushima and L.~Qi, editors, Reformulation: Nonsmooth, Piecewise Smooth, Semismooth and Smoothing Methods, pages 127-148. Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1999.
[DF98]
S. P. Dirkse and M. C. Ferris. Traffic modeling and variational inequalities using GAMS. In Ph.~L. Toint, M.~Labbe, K.~Tanczos, and G.~Laporte, editors, Operations Research and Decision Aid Methodologies in Traffic and Transportation Management, volume 166 of NATO ASI Series F, pages 136-163. Springer-Verlag, 1998.
[FR00]
M. C. Ferris and A. Ruszczy\'nski. Robust path choice in networks with failures. Networks, 35:181-194, 2000.
[TLF97]
F. Tin-Loi and M. C. Ferris. A simple mathematical programming method for a structural identification problem. In Seventh International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering (ICCCBE-VII), Seoul, Korea, 19-21 August, pages 511-518, Korea, 1997. Techno-Press.
[EF99]
J. Eckstein and M. C. Ferris. Smooth methods of multipliers for complementarity problems. Mathematical Programming, 86:65-90, 1999.
[FP97]
M.~C. Ferris and J.~S. Pang, editors. Complementarity and Variational Problems: State of the Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1997. {SIAM} Publications.
[FZ96]
M. C. Ferris and S. K Zavriev. The linear convergence of a successive linear programming algorithm. Mathematical Programming Technical Report 96-12, Computer Sciences Department, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, 1996.
[AF01]
E. J. Anderson and M. C. Ferris. A direct search algorithm for optimization with noisy function evaluations. {SIAM} Journal on Optimization, 11:837-857, 2001.
[FMM00]
M. C. Ferris, M. P. Mesnier, and J. Mor\'e. NEOS and Condor: Solving nonlinear optimization problems over the Internet. {ACM} Transactions on Mathematical Software, 26:1-18, 2000.
[TLF97]
F. Tin-Loi and M. C. Ferris. Holonomic analysis of quasibrittle fracture with nonlinear softening. In B.~L. Karihaloo, Y.~W. Mai, M.~I. Ripley, and R.~O. Ritchie, editors, Advances in Fracture Research, volume~2, pages 2183-2190, Oxford, 1997. Pergamon Press.
[DF97]
S. P. Dirkse and M. C. Ferris. Crash techniques for large-scale complementarity problems. In M.~C. Ferris and J.~S. Pang, editors, Complementarity and Variational Problems: State of the Art, pages 40-61, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1997. {SIAM} Publications.
[BDF97]
S. C. Billups, S. P. Dirkse, and M. C. Ferris. A comparison of large scale mixed complementarity problem solvers. Computational Optimization and Applications, 7:3-25, 1997.
[FM95]
M. C. Ferris and O. L. Mangasarian. Breast cancer diagnosis via linear programming. {IEEE} Computational Science and Engineering, 2:70-71, 1995.
[BFR98]
C. B\"oehringer, M. C. Ferris, and T. F. Rutherford. Alternative CO2 abatement strategies for the european union. In Climate Change, Transport and Environmental Policy, pages 16-47, Cheltenham, England, 1998. Edward Elgar.
[FR96]
M. C. Ferris and T. F. Rutherford. Accessing realistic complementarity problems within Matlab. In G.~Di Pillo and F.~Giannessi, editors, Nonlinear Optimization and Applications, pages 141-153. Plenum Press, New York, 1996.
[BF97]
S. C. Billups and M. C. Ferris. QPCOMP: A quadratic program based solver for mixed complementarity problems. Mathematical Programming, 76:533-562, 1997.
[FP97]
M. C. Ferris and J. S. Pang. Engineering and economic applications of complementarity problems. {SIAM} Review, 39:669-713, 1997.
[FMR99]
M. C. Ferris, A. Meeraus, and T. F. Rutherford. Computing Wardropian equilibrium in a complementarity framework. Optimization Methods and Software, 10:669-685, 1999.
[EF98]
J. Eckstein and M. C. Ferris. Operator splitting methods for monotone affine variational inequalities, with a parallel application to optimal control. {INFORMS} Journal on Computing, 10:218-235, 1998.
[FLR96]
M. C. Ferris, S. Lucidi, and M. Roma. Nonmonotone curvilinear stabilization techniques for unconstrained optimization. Computational Optimization and Applications, 6:117-136, 1996.
[BF99]
S. C. Billups and M. C. Ferris. Solutions to affine generalized equations using proximal mappings. Mathematics of Operations Research, 24:219-236, 1999.
[FR95]
M. C. Ferris and D. Ralph. Projected gradient methods for nonlinear complementarity problems via normal maps. In D.~Du, L.~Qi, and R.~Womersley, editors, Recent Advances in Nonsmooth Optimization, pages 57-87. World Scientific Publishers, 1995.
[FH98]
M. C. Ferris and J. D. Horn. Partitioning mathematical programs for parallel solution. Mathematical Programming, 80:35-62, 1998.
[DF96]
S. P. Dirkse and M. C. Ferris. A pathsearch damped Newton method for computing general equilibria. Annals of Operations Research, pages 211-232, 1996.
[CF95]
M. Cao and M. C. Ferris. Lineality removal for copositive-plus normal maps. Communications on Applied Nonlinear Analysis, 2:1-10, 1995.
[CF96]
M. Cao and M. C. Ferris. $P_C$ matrices and the linear complementarity problem. Linear Algebra and Its Applications, 246:299-312, 1996.
[DF95]
S. P. Dirkse and M. C. Ferris. MCPLIB: A collection of nonlinear mixed complementarity problems. Optimization Methods and Software, 5:319-345, 1995.
[FP96]
M. C. Ferris and J. S. Pang. Nondegenerate solutions and related concepts in affine variational inequalities. {SIAM} Journal on Control and Optimization, 34:244-263, 1996.
[BF96]
S. C. Billups and M. C. Ferris. Convergence of an infeasible interior-point algorithm from arbitrary positive starting points. {SIAM} Journal on Optimization, 6:316-325, 1996.
[DF95]
S. P. Dirkse and M. C. Ferris. The PATH solver: A non-monotone stabilization scheme for mixed complementarity problems. Optimization Methods and Software, 5:123-156, 1995.
[BF95]
J. V. Burke and M. C. Ferris. A Gauss-Newton method for convex composite optimization. Mathematical Programming, 71:179-194, 1995.
[FM94]
M. C. Ferris and O. L. Mangasarian. Parallel variable distribution. {SIAM} Journal on Optimization, 4:815-832, 1994.
[FL94]
M. C. Ferris and S. Lucidi. Nonmonotone stabilization methods for nonlinear equations. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, 81:53-71, 1994.
[CF96]
M. Cao and M. C. Ferris. A pivotal method for affine variational inequalities. Mathematics of Operations Research, 21:44-64, 1996.
[CF94]
M. Cao and M. C. Ferris. An interior point algorithm for monotone affine variational inequalities. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, 83:269-283, 1994.
[Fer93]
M. C. Ferris. The linear complementarity problem. Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society, 28:169-175, 1993.
[EF92]
J. Eckstein and M. C. Ferris. Operator splitting methods for monotone linear complementarity problems. TMC 239, Thinking Machines Corporation, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1992.
[DFPR94]
S. P. Dirkse, M. C. Ferris, P. V. Preckel, and T. Rutherford. The GAMS callable program library for variational and complementarity solvers. Mathematical Programming Technical Report 94-07, Computer Sciences Department, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, 1994.
[FM93]
M. C. Ferris and O. L. Mangasarian. Error bounds and strong upper semicontinuity for monotone affine variational inequalities. Annals of Operations Research, 47:293-305, 1993.
[BF93]
J. V. Burke and M. C. Ferris. Weak sharp minima in mathematical programming. {SIAM} Journal on Control and Optimization, 31:1340-1359, 1993.
[AF94]
E. J. Anderson and M. C. Ferris. Genetic algorithms for combinatorial optimization: The assembly line balancing problem. {ORSA} Journal on Computing, 6:161-173, 1994.
[FL91]
M. C. Ferris and S. Lucidi. Globally convergent methods for nonlinear equations. Technical Report 1030, Computer Sciences Department, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, 1991.
[Fer94]
M. C. Ferris. Parallel constraint distribution for convex quadratic programs. Mathematics of Operations Research, 19:645-658, 1994.
[BFI91]
K. Bennett, M. C. Ferris, and Y. E. Ioannidis. A genetic algorithm for database query optimization. In R.~K. Belew and L.~B. Booker, editors, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Genetic Algorithms, pages 400-407, San Mateo, California, 1991. Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, Inc.
[FM91]
M. C. Ferris and O. L. Mangasarian. Parallel constraint distribution. {SIAM} Journal on Optimization, 1:487-500, 1991.
[CF91]
M. Cao and M. C. Ferris. Genetic algorithms in optimization. Journal of Undergraduate Mathematics and its Applications, 12:81-90, 1991.
[BFQ92]
J. V. Burke, M. C. Ferris, and M. Qian. On the Clarke subdifferential of the distance function to a closed set. Journal of Mathematical Analysis and its Applications, 166:199-213, 1992.
[FP92]
M. C. Ferris and A. B. Philpott. On affine scaling and semi-infinite programming. Mathematical Programming, 56:361-364, 1992.
[AF90]
E. J. Anderson and M. C. Ferris. A genetic algorithm for the assembly line balancing problem. In Proceedings of the Integer Programming / Combinatorial Optimization Conference, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, May 28-30. University of Waterloo Press, 1990.
[FV92]
M. C. Ferris and M. Vlach. Scheduling with earliness and tardiness penalties. Naval Research Logistics Quarterly, 39:229-245, 1992.
[AF89]
E. J. Anderson and M. C. Ferris. Parallel genetic algorithms in optimization. In Proceedings of the Fourth {SIAM} conference on Parallel Processing for Scientific Computing, Chicago, Illinois, December 11-13, 1989.
[FM92]
M. C. Ferris and O. L. Mangasarian. Minimum principle sufficiency. Mathematical Programming, 57:1-14, 1992.
[BF91]
J. V. Burke and M. C. Ferris. Characterization of solution sets of convex programs. Operations Research Letters, 10:57-60, 1991.
[Fer89]
M. C. Ferris. Parallel solution of extremely large knapsack problems. Technical Report 842, Computer Sciences Department, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, 1989.
[FM91]
M. C. Ferris and O. L. Mangasarian. Finite perturbation of convex programs. Applied Mathematics and Optimization, 23:263-273, 1991.
[Fer90]
M. C. Ferris. Iterative linear programming solution of convex programs. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, 65:53-65, 1990.
[Fer91]
M. C. Ferris. Finite termination of the proximal point algorithm. Mathematical Programming, 50:359-366, 1991.
[Fer88]
M. C. Ferris. Weak sharp minima and penalty functions in mathematical programming. Technical Report 779, Computer Sciences Department, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, 1988.
[FP89]
M. C. Ferris and A. B. Philpott. An interior point algorithm for semi-infinite linear programming. Mathematical Programming, 43:257-276, 1989.
[FP88]
M. C. Ferris and A. B. Philpott. On the performance of Karmarkar's algorithm. Journal of the Operational Research Society, 39:257-270, 1988.
[Fer88]
M. C. Ferris. Weak Sharp Minima and Penalty Functions in Mathematical Programming. PhD thesis, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, 1988.
[Fer85]
M. C. Ferris. Linear programming and minimum weight design - A comparison of methods for solving a class of structural optimization problems. Master's thesis, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, 1985.